Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions


  • Release: 2003-08-01
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities Social
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 517 page
  • ISBN: 0072978961
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This anthology of scriptures from the world’s living religions offers selections that vary in length from a few paragraphs to 10 pages, accompanied by brief introductions that discuss the nature and scope of scripture within each religion as well as the history of each scripture presented. The anthology is also available in two volumes: Scriptures of The East contains sacred writings of Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, and indigenous religions of the East; Scriptures of The West contains sacred writings of Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, the Baha’i faith, and indigenous religions of the West.

Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions


  • Release: 2014-03-18
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 576 page
  • ISBN: 0078119154
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The fifth edition of Scriptures of the World's Religions brings together many of the world's most influential sacred texts. This text includes chapters on the 12 major religious traditions today, plus two chapters on indigenous religious practices. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize each religion's founders, central doctrines, and historical development. The translated texts in this collection, many of which were translated specifically for this book, are stylistically clear and up-to-date.

Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions


  • Release: 2011-04-21
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 560 page
  • ISBN: 0073535842
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The fourth edition of Scriptures of the World's Religions brings together many of the world's most influential sacred texts. This text includes chapters on the twelve major religious traditions today, plus two chapters on indigenous religious practices. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize each religion's founders, central doctrines, and historical development. The translated texts in this collection, many of which were translated specifically for this book, are stylistically clear and up-to-date.

Experiencing Scripture in World Religions

Experiencing Scripture in World Religions


  • Release: 2013-04-05
  • Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 190 page
  • ISBN: 9781625640291
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An inside view of how the scriptures of world religions illuminate the lives and experience of their devotees.

Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions

Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions


  • Release: 2010-02-17
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 228 page
  • ISBN: 9780826423542
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Price examines religions across the world, offering an insight into each tradition's views of the world, through their scriptural texts and spiritual practices.

Scripture in the World Religions

Scripture in the World Religions


  • Release: 2000-08
  • Publisher: Oneworld Publications Limited
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 222 page
  • ISBN: UOM:39015043703845
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In this systematic and accessible analysis, Harold Coward carefully explores the scriptures - written and spoekn - of six major world faiths. He examines their interpretation, their role in devotion and education, and their relationships with each other.

Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions

Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions


  • Release: 2010-02-17
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 228 page
  • ISBN: 9780826423542
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Price examines religions across the world, offering an insight into each tradition's views of the world, through their scriptural texts and spiritual practices.

The World s Wisdom

The World s Wisdom


  • Release: 2011-10-11
  • Publisher: Harper Collins
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 448 page
  • ISBN: 9780062010841
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A world Bible for our time from Buddhist, Hindu, Confucian, Taoist, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and primal religion sources! In this perfect companion to Huston Smith's bestselling The World's Wisdom, Philip Novak distills the most powerful and elegant expressions of the wisdom of humankind. Authentic, poetic translations of key texts are coupled with insightful introductions and "grace notes."